SPLASHDOWN: 10:51:42 AM EDT, DATE: December 27, 1968
DURATION: 6 Days, 3 Hours, 42 Seconds
INCLUDED IN THIS AUDIO HIGHLIGHT FILE:
1. Launch Phase from T-15 Seconds through T+ 3:00 2. âGo for TLIâ (Trans-Lunar Injection Burn) 3. TLI Burn Sequence through Cut-Off âSECOâ 4. Borman Describes View of Earth from Midway to Moon 5. Communications Prior to LOI (Lunar Orbit Insertion) to LOS 6. First Communications After LOI 7. Lovell Describes View of Earth from Lunar Orbit; Color of Water & Land Areas; Weather 8. âApollo 8, Live from The Moonâ Sequence; Commentary by Crew on Moonâs Appearance; âVast Forboding,â, etcetera. 9. Christmas Eve Service; Genesis Reading by All Crew Members 10. Communications Prior to Trans-Earth Injection (TEI) from 3 Minutes Till Loss of Signal 11. âThere Is A Santa Claus;â Lovell Comments After TEI Burn 12. Pre-Separation Communications; âPyro-Armâ Sequence 13. âReal Fireball;â Re-Entry 14. Post-Splashdown Commentary Relaying Crew-Recovery Conversations; Includes âAmerican Cheeseâ Comment 15. President Johnson Phones Congratulations to Crew on Recovery Ship
Digitized, cataloged and archived by the Houston Audio Control Room, at the NASA Johnson Space Center.